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The Historic Santa Maria Inn

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“wine cellar”(30 reviews)
“old section”(24 reviews)
“older part”(16 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed one night on a business trip. Was in the older hotel, 2nd floor. Room was clean, good lighting and everything worked. Bathroom a little spartan. If you are on business travel and need to work, request a room, maybe in the new building, that...More

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Response from Santa M, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. I'm happy to see you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed one night as we traveled the cost to LA and I would have liked to stay longer or go back again. The 100+ history of the hotel is evident in the grand lobby, sitting areas, rose garden and veranda. We stayed in the...More

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Response from Santa M, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. I'm happy you had such a good stay. The Star rooms truly are special, many more stars have stayed here over the years that aren't noted on the room doors. On your next stay stop at the front desk and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I do wonder if "historic" is just a nicer way of saying "dated". I've stayed at plenty of wonderful old hotels, but this place strays from charmingly old into "dated" territory. The reception staff at check-in were very friendly, and we were given a room...More

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Response from Santa M, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. I hope your stay was a pleasant one. Rest assured we update our rooms and public areas on a constant basis. The Historic section is unique the design of a different era. We hope you'll choose to return another day.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic hotel, great location, plenty of shopping available. The hotel has a lot of history to it, the place is very nice. Hotel staff was awesome, the pool area was very clean and nicely set up. Overall rating from me 5 star!

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Response from Santa M, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. I was glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Pros Seattle's Best Coffee in the room Great water pressure Nice pool and grounds Pleasant staff Very large room if you are in the 6 story part The Pantry and Shaws are two good restaurants across the street Several HBO channels as opposed to only...More

Thank h0wifeel
Response from Santa M, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Not sure what the musty smell would be, perhaps the wood the Historic Inn celebrated its' 101 st Birthday this year. We hope to see you again soon.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 108 - US$ 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Maria
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 108 - US$ 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Maria
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jerry B
22 April 2017|
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Response from chrbat | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am just seeing this question. If I remember correctly our rate was $175.00 for one night which included fees and taxes. We were there in October 2016.
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Rocha Rocha L
9 November 2016|
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Response from sherle33 | Reviewed this property |
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Christine B
14 January 2015|
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Response from Preston M | Reviewed this property |
I don't have any pictures. it's not a jacuzzi but a jetted tub. Think of a regular sized bath tub with water jets, that's what they have.
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"Rooms Away from the Street Side are Quieter"
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"get a room on the 6th floor away from the elevator, it will be nice."
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"Ask for a room in the newer wing of the hotel, and inquire as to how recently it was renovated"
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"We stayed in the John Wayne room and were happy!"
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